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The U.S. dollar firmed against its key counterparts in New York morning deals on Thursday, as the U.S. first-time jobless claims came in broadly in line with forecasts last week, confirming recovery in the U.S. labor market. The report released by the Labor Department showed that initial jobless claims...

Following the release of Canada's GDP data for May at 8:30 am ET Thursday, the loonie showed mixed trading against the other major currencies. While the loonie declined against the greenback and the euro, it rose against the yen and the aussie. The loonie was trading at 1.4604 against the euro, 1.0918...

The U.S. weekly jobless claims for the week ended July 26 were released at 8:30 am ET Thursday. After the data, the greenback advanced further against the other major currencies. The greenback was trading at 1.3373 against the euro, 1.6863 against the pound, 0.9101 against the franc and 102.98 against...

Canada GDP data for May is due at 8:30 am ET Thursday. The economy is seen rising by 0.4 percent in May, after a 0.1 percent increase last month. Ahead of the data, the loonie showed mixed trading against its major opponents. While the loonie fell against the greenback, it rose against the aussie....

The U.S. weekly jobless claims for the week ended July 26 is due at 8:30 am ET Thursday. Economists expect an increase of 300,000 claims, compared to 284,000 in the previous week. Ahead of the data, the greenback showed mixed trading against the other major currencies. While the greenback held steady...

The Indian rupee continued its early decline against the U.S. dollar in later deals on Thursday, as regional stocks fell amid weak cues from Europe after Argentina defaulted on its debt for the second time in 13 years. The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex ended the session down 192.45 points or 0.74 percent...

The pound drifted lower against its major counterparts in European deals on Thursday, after reports showed that U.K. house price growth slowed and consumer confidence index fell to a 6-month low in July. The survey data from Nationwide showed that U.K. house prices rose less-than-expected in July. On...

The European currency showed mixed trading against its key counterparts in the European session on Thursday, after releases of Eurozone consumer price index in July and jobless rate in June. Data from Eurostat showed that Eurozone inflation slowed in July to the lowest in four-and-a-half years, largely...

The Australian dollar extended fall against most major currencies in the early European session on Thursday. The Australian dollar fell to nearly a 2-month low of 0.9288 against the U.S. dollar, from an early high of 0.9331. Against the yen and the Canadian dollar, the aussie slipped to an 8-day...

Eurostat released Eurozone consumer price index for July and unemployment report for June at 5:00 am ET Thursday. After these data, the Euro changed little against its major rivals. As of 5:02 am ET,the Euro was trading at 0.7935 against the Pound, 1.2164 against the Swiss franc, 1.3391 against...

Eurostat is scheduled to release Eurozone consumer price index for July and unemployment report for June at 5:00 am ET Thursday. The index is expected to rise 0.5 percent year-over-year in July, the same rate as in June. The core index is also estimated to grow at a steady rate of 0.8 percent year-on-year...

The Canadian dollar moved down against its U.S. and European counterparts in early European deals on Thursday. The loonie fell to 1.0918 against the greenback, its lowest since June 10, and more than a 2-week low of 1.4626 versus the euro. At Wednesday's close, the loonie was worth 1.0901 against...

The pound fell further against the other major currencies in early European deals on Thursday. The pound retreated from an early high of 1.6926 against the greenback and fell to a 7-week low of 1.6881. The pound slipped to a 6-day low of 0.7933 against the euro and a 2-day low of 1.5335 against...

At 3:55 am ET, Germany's Federal Labor Agency released its unemployment report for July. After the data, the Euro showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the euro rose against the pound, the greenback and the yen, it slightly fell against the franc. As of 3:57 am ET, the European...

The New Zealand dollar climbed against its major opponents on Thursday, as investor sentiment rose in reaction to the U.S. Federal Reserve's upbeat assessment of the U.S. economy, while reiterating that it won't rush for a rate hike. The Federal Reserve further cut its asset purchase program by another...